Be advised that on Monday, May 1, 2017, the following demonstration and march will take place starting at Szabadság tér:
Time: May 1 (Monday) – 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Place/route: Szabadság tér (gathering site) followed by a march to Hősök tere in District 14 starting at 6:30 pm. –> Honvéd utca – Alkotmány utca – Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út – Podmaniczky utca – Izabella utca – Andrássy út – Hősök tere (map below)
Organizer: Momentum Party [newly-established opposition party]
Purpose: Demonstration to support CEU and against the newly proposed bill on NGOs receiving funds from abroad, and also an anti-government rally to express discontent with the Government’s anti-EU/Brussels policies.
Number of expected participants: 10,000
Registered with and secured by: Police
Estimated security risk: Medium (road blockages, traffic disruptions during the march)